Speaker Schedule

Fall 2014
(All services begin at 11:00 a.m. in Cramton Auditorium, 2455 6th St NW, Washington, DC 20059)

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Date Event
August 17 Dean of the Chapel
11 AM Freshman Orientation Service
Cramton Auditorium
August 24 Rev. Dr. Lewis Anthony
Episcopal Director for Ecumenical Affairs, Mid-Atlantic II Episcopal District, African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
Pastor, St. Lucille A.M.E. Zion Church
Washington, DC
August 31 Rev. Dr. James Forbes
Senior Minister Emeritus, The Riverside Church
New York, New York
September 7 Rev. Dr. Leslie Callahan
Pastor, St. Paul’s Baptist Church
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
September 14 Rev.Dr. Otis B. Moss, III
Pastor, Trinity United Church of Christ
Chicago, Illinois
September 21 Rev. Dr. Kenneth L. Samuel
Pastor, Victory for the World Church
Stone Mountain, Georgia
September 28 Rev. Al Sharpton
Founder and President, National Action Network
New York, New York
October 5 Rev. Julian DeShazier
Senior Minister, University Church
Chicago, Illinois
October 12 Dr. Tony Campolo
Professor Emeritus of Sociology, Eastern University
Founder and President, Evangelical Association for the Promotion of Education
Saint Davids, Pennsylvania
October 19 Rev. Dr. Frederick D. Haynes, III
Senior Pastor, Friendship-West Baptist Church
Dallas, Texas
October 26 Dr. Michael Eric Dyson
Professor of Sociology, Georgetown University
Washington, DC
November 2 Wayne A. I. Frederick, MD, MBA
President, Howard University
Washington, DC
November 9 Rev. Dr. Luke Powery
Dean, Duke University Chapel
Associate Professor Homiletics, Duke Divinity School
Durham, North Carolina
November 16 Rev. Dr. Charles G. Adams
William and Lucille Nickerson Professor of the Practice of Ethics and Ministry, Harvard University
Cambridge, Massachusetts
November 23 Congressman Elijah E. Cummings
U.S. House of Representatives
7th Congressional District, Maryland
November 30 Thanksgiving Break

December 7 Dean of the Chapel
Service of Prayers, Meditations, and Sacred Songs

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Spring 2015
(All services begin at 11:00 a.m. in Cramton Auditorium, 2455 6th St NW, Washington, DC 20059)

Date Event
January 11 Father Michael Louis Pfleger
Pastor, Faith Community of Saint Sabina
Chicago, Illinois
January 18 Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr.
Pastor Emeritus, Trinity United Church of Christ
Chicago, Illinois
January 25 Rev. Dr. Howard-John Wesley
Pastor, Alfred Street Baptist Church
Alexandria, Virginia
February 1 Bishop John R. Bryant
Presiding Prelate, Fourth Episcopal District
African Methodist Episcopal Church
Chicago, Illinois
February 8 Rev. Dr. John W. Kinney
Dean, School of Theology
Virginia Union University
Richmond, Virginia
February 15 Bishop Kenneth Ulmer
Senior Pastor, Faithful Central Bible Church
Los Angeles, California
February 22 Seniors’ Sunday
March 1 Rev. Dr. Michael Bernard Beckwith
Founder and Spiritual Director, Agape International Spiritual Center
Culver City, California
March 8 Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie
Presiding Prelate, Tenth Episcopal District, African Methodist Episcopal Church
Dallas, Texas
March 15 Spring Break
March 22 Rev. Dr. H. Beecher Hicks
Pastor Emeritus, Metropolitan Baptist Church
Washington, DC
March 29 Palm Sunday
Rev. Dr. Renita J. Weems
Co-Senior Pastor, Ray of Hope Community Church
Vice President of Academic Affairs, American Baptist College
Nashville, Tennessee
April 5 Easter Sunday
Rev. Dr. Otis Moss, Jr
Pastor Emeritus, Olivet Institutional Baptist Church
Cleveland, Ohio

7:00am Sunrise Service
Dean of the Chapel
April 12 Dr. Cornel West
Professor of Philosophy and Christian Practice, Union Theological Seminary
New York, New York
April 19 Vernon E. Jordan, Jr.
Senior Managing Director, Lazard Freres & Co. LLC
New York, New York
April 26 Dean of the Chapel

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